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David Sanger

David Sanger appears in the following:

UN Grapples with Syria, Presidential Politics, Memorial Day

Monday, May 28, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about the escalating violence in Syria, presidential politics and the American military.

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NATO Summit Searches for Path Out of Afghanistan

Monday, May 21, 2012

The annual NATO summit opened yesterday afternoon in Chicago, bringing leaders from around the world to President Obama’s former home to confront questions surrounding the future of a post-conflict Afghanistan. As the two-day summit continues today, Western leaders will try to further define their path out of Afghanistan. Hassina Sherjan is the founder and country director of Aid Afghanistan for Education. David Sanger is the chief Washington correspondent for our partner, The New York Times.

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Mitt Romney Defies Some Policy Advisers In Campaign Strategy

Monday, May 14, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about Mitt Romney's campaign strategy and President Obama's endorsement of same sex marriage.

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Elections in France and Greece, Jobs Numbers and Political Strategies Back Home

Monday, May 07, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about recent elections in France and Greece, the jobs numbers released Friday morning, and President Obama's presidential campaign 2.0.

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David Sanger on Afghanistan, France, Egypt, and China

Thursday, May 03, 2012

Chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times and WNYC contributor David Sanger, discusses the situation in Afghanistan, the elections in France and Egypt, and the latest on the situation in China with activist Chen Guangcheng.

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Status of Escaped Chinese Dissident Overshadows Diplomatic Talks

Tuesday, May 01, 2012

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner arrive in China Wednesday morning. Ahead of their visit, American diplomats reportedly met with officials at the Chinese Foreign Ministry to quickly reach an agreement on what to do about Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng. David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for our partner The New York Times explains the strain Chen's position is putting on U.S.-China relations.

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Diplomatic Relationships with China and South Korea

Monday, April 30, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about U.S. diplomatic relations with China and South Korea.

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President Obama Grapples With Secret Service, GSA Scandals

Monday, April 23, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about how President Obama is dealing with two scandals.

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India Test-Fires Nuclear-Capable Missile

Thursday, April 19, 2012

India test-fired a nuclear-capable missile last night, capable of reaching 3,100 miles and within range of China's key cities. India joins the U.S., China, Britain, France and Russia as the only nations with these kinds of weapons. David Sanger is the chief Washington correspondent for our partner the New York Times.

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A North Korean Misfire, An Iranian Negotiation

Monday, April 16, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about North Korea, Iran, and Afghanistan. 

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North Korean Rocket Test Falters

Friday, April 13, 2012

Thumbing their nose at weeks of international warnings early this morning, North Korea launched a test rocket early this morning. American officials maintain the communications satellite was cover for North Korean plans to develop a ballistic missile. David Sanger, Chief Washington correspondent for our partner The New York Times, explains what to expect when the UN Security Council meets to discuss a possible response today.

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United States Set to Negotiate With Iran Over Nuclear Program

Monday, April 09, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about upcoming negotiations with Iran and Mitt Romney.

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Syrian Rebels Get a Boost, Presidential Politics Take Center Stage

Monday, April 02, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about the Syria and presidential politics.

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David Sanger on Nuclear Disarmament

Thursday, March 29, 2012

David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent at The New York Times and contributor to WNYC, discusses President Obama's trip to Korea and nuclear disarmament.

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President Obama on North Korea, Supreme Court Hears Arguments on Health Care Law

Monday, March 26, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about North Korea and President Obama's health care law. 

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Afghanistan and GOP Presidential Politics

Monday, March 19, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about the incident in which a U.S. soldier allegedly killed 16 Afghan civilians and the GOP race for the presidential nomination.

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American Soldier in Custody after Early Morning Attack Kills 16 in Afghanistan

Monday, March 12, 2012

A rogue US Army staff sergeant has been accused of killing 16 villagers in Kandahar, Afghanistan early Sunday morning. The soldier reportedly went from house to house shooting victims which include nine children and three women. The soldier, who acted alone, is in custody at a NATO base in Afghanistan. After weeks of violence due to American soldiers burning the Koran, many fear the repercussions this shooting will have with the position of the Taliban and US-Afghan relations.

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American Soldier Said to Kill 16 Civilians in Afghanistan

Monday, March 12, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about an American soldier allegedly taking the lives of 16 civilians in Afghanistan, as well as Israel-Iran relations, and President Obama's campaign strategy. 

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Are Campaign Critiques Affecting Obama's Foreign Policy?

Thursday, March 08, 2012

As the Republican Presidential candidates fight for the GOP nomination, President Obama is getting slammed on all sides. While voters consistently say that the economy is the most important issue in this election, the Republican candidates are particularly critical of President Obama’s foreign policy. Both Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney criticized President Obama for his stance on Iran's nuclear capabilities at the American Israel Political Action Committee (AIPAC) Conference earlier this week. Santorum was particularly critical of the President for apologizing for the Koran burnings in Afghanistan last month. 

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David Sanger on Obama's Press Conference and Iranian Diplomacy

Wednesday, March 07, 2012

Recap from It's a Free Country.

Welcome to Politics Bites, where every afternoon at It's A Free Country, we bring you the unmissable quotes from the morning's political conversations on WNYC. Today on the Brian Lehrer Show, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent at the New York Times and contributor to WNYC, talked about President Obama's press conference and how the U.S. plans to confront Iran.

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